scholarch

noun
schol·​arch | \ ˈskäˌlärk \
plural -s

Definition of scholarch

1 : the head of a school especially : the leader of an Athenian school of philosophy
2 [French scolarque & German scholarch, from Late Greek scholarchēs] archaic : a school inspector in France or Germany

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History and Etymology for scholarch

Late Greek scholarchēs, from Greek scholē school + -archēs -arch

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“Scholarch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scholarch. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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